Social Media/ Marketing Intern:
We are looking for a Social Media intern to join the HMG Creative & eConnect Email Team for a Spring/Summer 2016 internship. This is a great opportunity for you to gain direct hands-on experience in social media, digital marketing and communications while developing an understanding of the functions that support and build business. Our goal is to provide invaluable on-the-job training that will benefit our interns’ future career. We promote creativity and self-starters, offering opportunities to give you professional experience.
The ideal candidate is a self-proclaimed social networking expert who actively uses Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and other Web 2.0 social networking platforms. You should have a passion for exploring cutting edge social networking platforms professionally and have developed a personal online brand utilizing the latest tools and techniques to stay connected to friends, family and colleagues. Our ideal candidate will have experience in managing online communities, excellent writing skills, and an interest in technology.
If you relish working in a fast-paced environment and dealing with technology, this position may be for you!
Monitor and create regular content for the agency’s Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram accounts
Write and distribute industry-relevant blog posts to attract social media fans to brand
Construct project write-ups for recently completed projects
Compile and send quarterly company newsletters via eConnectEmail
Brainstorm and implement general marketing tactics for the company
Represent and promote the company with professionalism at local networking events
Demonstrates creativity and immersion in social media best practices
Must have exceptional traditional writing and grammatical skills and a flair for using “social networking speak” and on-line jargon
Excellent verbal communication skills with ability to present ideas and information clearly
Extreme attention to detail and outstanding organization skills
Diligent work ethic and insatiable desire to expand skills and be the best
Excellent customer service skills (friendly, courteous and helpful)
Work experience or training in advertising, PR, online marketing, or similar field, preferred
Preferred, but not required:
Experience working with WordPress for blog content
Basic knowledge of graphic design using Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and others
A general understanding of SEO best practices
Experience using Facebook Advertisements
The team here at HMG strives to provide our interns with the a valuable, learning experience. To help ensure this, only applicants who can commit to working early January- August (Spring/Summer) will be considered.
Flexible hours ranging from 10-20 hours a week